Picture of tularemia culture.Tularemia

Tularemia is a potentially serious illness that occurs naturally in the United States. It is caused by the bacterium Francisella tularensis found in animals (especially rodents, rabbits, and hares).

  • Tularemia
    Fact sheet, translated into 11 languages, answering the basic questions: How can you get tularemia? How is it treated? Can it be prevented?

  • Reporting Tularemia (Francisella tularensis)
    Please report cases of Tularemia to the Minnesota Department of Health.

  • Tularemia
    CDC information on tularemia, including basic fact sheets, clinical evaluation, laboratory analysis, and infection control information.Attention: Non-MDH link

Updated Wednesday, December 01, 2010 at 02:59PM